North America / United States / FL / Tampa – Oldsmar /

Technology & Engineering

#: 743999741567316 / 50238037

Mid-Senior Level


Job Description

Our Cybersecurity team works diligently to ensure NielsenIQ’s software, hardware, and related components are protected from cyber-attacks. We’re constantly developing new security systems, analyzing current systems for vulnerabilities, and handling cyber-attacks in an efficient and effective manner worldwide.

As a Cybersecurity Engineer, you will support the global Cybersecurity Operations Center by designing, building, implementing, optimizing, and administering enterprise-grade cybersecurity solutions to safeguard Nielsen’s data, systems, networks, and associates.

What you’ll do

  • Design, build, configure, maintain, and monitor cybersecurity threat defense capabilities.

  • Create security policies. Implement and tune them on cybersecurity appliances.

  • Collaborate with Enterprise IT to appropriately configure cybersecurity systems and services to monitor for indications of compromise.

  • Configure logging of cybersecurity technologies to integrate with the Security Information and Event Management(SIEM) tool to enable real-time alerting.   

  • Troubleshoot escalated cybersecurity incidents and resolve them as quickly as possible.

  • Collaborate with stakeholders to develop dashboards, reports, and alerts to meet their cybersecurity operational information requirements.

  • Investigate and recommend corrective actions to help Incident Responders resolve cybersecurity incidents.

  • Coordinate integrations and collaboration with managed security service providers.

We’re looking for people who have

  • Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college or university with a major in Cybersecurity or Computer Information Systems, or a minimum of 5 years of cybersecurity experience. 

  • Minimum 5 years of general IT experience with various operating systems in a functional capacity (Windows, Linux, macOS). 

  • Minimum of 3 years of direct experience in cybersecurity operations. 

  • Experience with configuring and maintaining cybersecurity technologies. Preference to experience with CrowdStrike, Gigamon, Tanium, Cisco, CheckPoint, and Microsoft cybersecurity tools.

  • In-Depth understanding of cybersecurity operations and incident response procedures and toolsets used for internal investigations and audit/compliance reviews.

  • Experience with the MITRE ATT&CK Framework and Cyber Kill Chain 

  • Knowledge of common information security standards, such as ISO 27001/27002, NIST, CIS, PCI DSS, ITIL, and COBIT. 

  • Understanding of Cloud IaaS/PaaS (Azure, AWS, & GCP).  

  • Basic understanding of the elements of the System Development Life Cycle. 

  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team with minimal supervision

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Must be able to communicate technical details in a clear, concise, understandable manner. 

  • This position requires minimal travel.